Diving into Paradise – Swimming in Dales Gorge, Karijini National Park, Western Australia.

Have you ever arrived at a place and thought, ‘This is it! I have died and gone to Heaven’?

Or you have felt like you have stepped into a television ad for sparkling mineral water or underarm deodorant?

Just those feelings overwhelmed me as I dived into the calm, cool waters of Fern Pool in Dales Gorge, Karijini National Park.

As I surfaced and floated on my back, it dawned on me for the 500-millionth time that life was pretty damn good!

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Desperately Seeking Quokkas! Introducing Rottnest Island, Western Australia.

Who doesn’t love a big dose of cute?

And there is nothing cuter than a quokka…if you can find the little buggers, that is!

Roger Federer, you have a lot to answer for!

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Introducing…Perth, Western Australia. City? Or Just a Big Country Town?

Where are all the people?

That was our first question as we left our hotel room and started to explore Perth’s CBD. It was a weekday and during business hours, and yet the streets were virtually empty and the vibe was so relaxed it was almost comatose.

Just perfect for this tourist to wander…

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